Duck Creek Advisory Group, wetlands expert Dr. John Crow speaks, noon, SE Conference Office, Willoughby Avenue.
Thursday, May 24
Wetlands Expert Dr. John Crow, noon, Alaska Department of Fishing and Game regional pffice, Douglas.
Juneau Docks and Harbors C.I.P. Committee, 5 p.m., Room 325 on the Third floor of the Marine View building.
Canceled: Wetlands Expert Dr. John Crow speaks to Juneau Wetland Review Board, 5:15 p.m., Municipal Offices.
Flower and shrub planting, 5 p.m., St. Anne's. Sponsored by Southeast Alaska Master Gardeners. Gardeners shouldl bring gloves, shovels and water to drink. Details: 364-2243.
Alaska Youth Choir auditions, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Details: Missouri Smyth, 780-5225.
Class of 1981 20-year class reunion planning meeting, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., the Mendenhall Valley library.
JDHS Music Department Concert, 7 p.m., JDHS. The choirs and orchestras will perform.
Heliport Assessment Public Forum, 7p.m., Centennial Hall.
Trail Mix monthly meeting, 7 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School. Come share your ideas for trail improvements. Details: 790-6406.
The Animal Hearing Board work-session, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., City Hall Conference Room #224. Details: Beth, 586-5278.
Friday, May 25
School District Facilities Committee Meeting, 11 a.m., School District Centeral Office, Board Conference Room, 1208 Glacier Ave. Details: 463-1750.
Spaghetti dinner and silent auction, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Elk's Lodge, 109 Franklin Street. $25 for families, $10 for adults, $5 for seniors.
Juneau Macintosh Users Group, 6:30 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library conference room. Presentation: Revealing the Secrets of the Systems Folder. Details: Tim Nugent 789-8470.
Saturday, May 26
2001 Rum Cup Challenge Sailboat Race. There will be a Skippers' meeting at 8 a.m. Saturday at the Harbormaster's Office, Aurora Harbor. Race 1 starts at 10:30 a.m. off Mayflower Island. Details: 364-2848.
Kids Day program, 11 a.m. to noon, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Forest Service naturalist Kaia Henrickson will invite kids to explore art using items they find in nature.
Community Sundial Painting, noon to 2 p.m., local organizations and schools that are scheduled to paint the numbers on the sundial should gather at the sundial at noon. Brushes and paint will be provided. Weather permitting. Details: 586-3034.
"Breastfeeding: Feel the Love, Generation to Generation," 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Classroom, Bartlett Administration Building. An interaction-informational session. Details: 463-4092.
Flower and shrub planting, 10 a.m., St. Anne's. Sponsored by Southeast Alaska Master Gardeners. Gardeners shouldl bring gloves, shovels, and water to drink. Details: 364-2243.
"Blu Magic: A Clown and Magic Show," 7 p.m., JDHS Auditorium. Advanced tickets: 364-3141.
Monday, May 28
Race Two, 2001 Rum Cup Challenge Sailboat Race, 10:30 a.m., Graves Point.
Reading by Christine Marie, 7 p.m., The Back Room. Christine Marie is the selected writer in May for Between the Lines, the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council's Literary Reading Series. Details: Alexis, 789-1456.
Tuesday, May 29
Meeting on Spruce Needle Aphids, 7 p.m., Bill Ray Center. Homeowners with Sitka spruces are invited to a meeting on ways to protect their trees from the spruce needle aphids. Details: Jim, 465-8756.
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